Senior Reservoir Engineer — Brisbane, Australia

at Central Petroleum
Location Brisbane, Australia
Date Posted October 5, 2015
Category Reservoir Engineer
Job Type Permanent
Min. Years Experience Required 10
Salary Per Annum (USD) 160000

Description

As an employee at Central Petroleum, you can expect that the Company will provide remuneration commensurate with experience in line with the market, in addition to providing learning & development opportunities for your long term career development. The individual performing this role will be provided the necessary support, structure and direction to be successful. If this sounds like you and wish to be considered for the role, apply now.

About the Company

Central Petroleum Limited (Central) (ASX:CTP) is an oil and gas explorer and producer listed on the Australian Securities Exchange focused on supplying the domestic gas market. Central is advancing several separate projects across what is regarded as the biggest package of proven and prospective oil and gas acreage across central Australia. This spread of assets gives Central multiple options for growth and development. 88% of this land being gas prone has led to the Company's focus on becoming a major domestic gas producer.

 

The price of domestic gas is strengthening irrespective of the oil price and the low cost of gas production in the Northern Territory places Central as frontiers in gas in the midst of an anticipated gas shortage on the eastern seaboard by 2018. Central's direction and strategy is to focus on gas in order to unlock a competitive advantage, accelerate its gas production and facilitate the Northern Territory Eastern Gas Interconnect (NEGI) into the eastern seaboard market.

 

About the role

We seek a motivated person that can bring best practice and skills to a small and skilled team. The role includes estimating and working with third parties to certify reserves with our current sites at Dingo & Palm Valley and Mereenie in the Northern Territory.

Other activities include:

  • Reserves estimates
  • Day to day reservoir management
  • Provide efficient well/reservoir monitoring and testing
  • Short and long term production forecasting to ensure sufficient gas is available to meet contractual obligations
  • Reservoir simulations to provide optimisation of reservoir management, well spacing and ultimate field recovery
  • Utilising best practice methodologies to optimise gas production

 

What you will need to be successful in this role

  • Tertiary qualifications in a Petroleum or Chemical related field
  • 10 plus years of experience in a similar role(s)
  • Excellent interpretive and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of the Amadeus Basin is an advantage
  • Significant experience in reservoir simulations

 

As an employee at Central Petroleum, you can expect that the Company will provide remuneration commensurate with experience in line with the market, in addition to providing learning & development opportunities for your long term career development. The individual performing this role will be provided the necessary support, structure and direction to be successful. If this sounds like you and wish to be considered for the role, apply now.

 

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